Some applications of steel plate require additional finishing and processing to remove mill scale (a flaky surface that forms as a result of steel manufacturing), cut to a specific size or thickness and more. This article will review the most common types of processes and highlight the differences between them.
Raw materials can greatly influence the cost of a given project, making smart sourcing an important step in the process. Steel is a versatile raw material, but the process of finding, buying and transporting steel can be a bit hazy. We developed four must-follow steps for buying steel plate that will ensure you source the right steel at a fair price for every project.
At Leeco Steel, our business is simple. We stock and sell steel plate.
We’re good at it. That’s why Leeco Steel has been in business for more than 130 years. We started as a scrap metal company and evolved to become one of the largest steel plate distributors in North America. To become the strongest name in steel, Leeco has kept an unwavering commitment to service. We’re the first ones in and we’re the last ones at the table. Our customers' success has a profound impact on how we approach our business—with integrity, tenacity and honesty.
You're not just buying steel. You're buying Leeco Steel.